Periprostatic lymph node metastasis in prostate cancer and its clinical significance.

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AIMS To evaluate the potential of periprostatic lymph node (LN) as a staging indicator, particularly with the use of methods for enhanced detection of micrometastasis. METHODS AND RESULTS We retrieved cases with periprostatic LN from radical prostatectomy specimens accrued between 1997 and 2007 at our institution. Twenty-one (0.8%) of 2663 radical… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2559.2011.04117.x

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@article{Deng2012PeriprostaticLN, title={Periprostatic lymph node metastasis in prostate cancer and its clinical significance.}, author={F R Deng and Savvas E Mendrinos and Kasturi Das and Jonathan Melamed}, journal={Histopathology}, year={2012}, volume={60 6}, pages={1004-8} }